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Best read on the bog

Advantages: Very funny
Disadvantages: Can become a little repetitive

This is not one of the easiest books to review for a number of reasons, firstly it is fairly short at 192 pages, there are no characters to describe neither is there a plot to analyse. Basically the whole book is a series of letters written by the auth ...

atticusuk 21.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Timewaster Letters - Robin Cooper

not a waste of my time

Advantages: laugh out loud funny
Disadvantages: None

...'Cooper's letters are absurd, pointless, and very very funny.- Ricky Gervais 'I took the manuscript into the lavatory...So engrossing and funny was the collection, I remained in the toilet for an entire hour. I believe my neighbours may now consider m ...

Amy_Coppock 26.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Timewaster Letters - Robin Cooper

Read it and weep...FOR JOY

Advantages: Hilarious, varied, cheaply available, even has drawings!
Disadvantages: Too short - but there's a second volume!

...This book is not a waste of time. In fact, it made me wish I could write mick-taking letters like this. Author info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RobertPopper Robin Cooper (real name Robert Popper, the man behind some of Look Around you with Simon ...

Hypernation 09.07.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Timewaster Letters - Robin Cooper

Hilarious - I would know, 'I'm an expert!'

Advantages: beautifully childish line drawings with handy labels!
Disadvantages: why did he not write more?!

The Timewaster Letters by Robin Cooper (the author Robert Popper's alter ego) are hilarious - they make you feel normal. Robin tackles any problem, complaint or question he might have by writing to whoever it may concern. He invents hilarious characters l ...

missstarlette 01.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Timewaster Letters - Robin Cooper

An Acquired Taste

Advantages: Very funny in places
Disadvantages: An acquired taste

...fantastic for anyone who likes that kind of thing. By that kind of thing, I mean a very easy reader that you can just dip in and out of, providing you with a good laugh for a good few minutes. The problem is that the book can become quite rep ...

ruggerblob 16.01.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Timewaster Letters - Robin Cooper